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  • Annual Wine Tasting to Benefit Local Animal Rescue League and Spay Neuter Clinic Scheduled

    Annual Wine Tasting to Benefit Local Animal Rescue League and Spay Neuter Clinic Scheduled

    Friday, August 1 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:47:11 GMT
    A wine tasting to benefit the Tiffany Dlesk Spay Neuter Clinic and the Marshall County Animal Rescue League will be held on Thursday, August 7 at the Artisan Center at River City in Downtown Wheeling.
    A wine tasting to benefit the Tiffany Dlesk Spay Neuter Clinic and the Marshall County Animal Rescue League will be held on Thursday, August 7 at the Artisan Center at River City in Downtown Wheeling.
  • LOOKING BACK: The Pat Clutter Memorial Golf Scramble

    LOOKING BACK: The Pat Clutter Memorial Golf Scramble

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-08-01 19:00:27 GMT
    The Pat Clutter Memorial Golf Scramble has attracted hundreds of participants over the years and raises thousands of dollars for college students.In this week's "Throwback Thursday" presented by the Highlands, we explore the significance of this worthwhile event.
    The Pat Clutter Memorial Golf Scramble has attracted hundreds of participants over the years and raises thousands of dollars for college students.In this week's "Throwback Thursday" presented by the Highlands, we explore the significance of this worthwhile event.
  • Wheeling Man Charged in Stabbing

    Wheeling Man Charged in Stabbing

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-08-01 15:18:46 GMT
    A Wheeling resident has been charged with malicious wounding after allegedly stabbing a man near 17th and Jacob streets in Wheeling late Wednesday night.
    A Wheeling resident has been charged with malicious wounding after allegedly stabbing a man near 17th and Jacob streets in Wheeling late Wednesday night.
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  • Extradition Hearing Set for Couple Accused in Wetzel County Murder, Arson

    Extradition Hearing Set for Couple Accused in Wetzel County Murder, Arson

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:46 AM EDT2014-07-29 08:46:58 GMT
    Two people who were charged after a fatal fire took the lives of three people back in January will have their extradition hearing on Monday.
    Two people who were charged after a fatal fire took the lives of three people back in January will have their extradition hearing on Monday.
  • New Martinsville Cleaning Up After Severe Storms Roll Through Area

    New Martinsville Cleaning Up After Severe Storms Roll Through Area

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:43:28 GMT
    New Martinsville residents were cleaning up on Monday after several buildings and homes were damaged and trees uprooted after violent weather rolled through the area.
    New Martinsville residents were cleaning up on Monday after several buildings and homes were damaged and trees uprooted after violent weather rolled through the area.
  • Man Sentenced for Heroin Distribution in Wetzel County

    Man Sentenced for Heroin Distribution in Wetzel County

    Saturday, July 26 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-07-26 20:10:39 GMT
    A Pittsburgh man is sentenced in connection with the distribution of more than 100 grams of heroin in the Wetzel County area.The United States Attorney's Office says 26-year-old Damon Reese will spend over 11 years in jail with four years of supervised release.The court also ordered he pay back over $8,000 and forfeit a 2002 Lexus.
    A Pittsburgh man is sentenced in connection with the distribution of more than 100 grams of heroin in the Wetzel County area.The United States Attorney's Office says 26-year-old Damon Reese will spend over 11 years in jail with four years of supervised release.The court also ordered he pay back over $8,000 and forfeit a 2002 Lexus.
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  • UPDATE: Two Juveniles in Custody Following Shots Fired in Bellaire

    UPDATE: Two Juveniles in Custody Following Shots Fired in Bellaire

    Friday, August 1 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:47:42 GMT
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    Police continued to investigate on Friday after shots were fired into a home on Franklin Street in Bellaire.
    Police continued to investigate on Friday after shots were fired into a home on Franklin Street in Bellaire.
  • Residents' Help Sought as Church Collects Back-to-School Items for Children in Need

    Residents' Help Sought as Church Collects Back-to-School Items for Children in Need

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:02 PM EDT2014-08-01 19:02:14 GMT
    It's almost time to head back to the classroom, and one local church wants to send your child back in style.Free backpacks, pencils, notebooks and more will be given out free of charge on Saturday, August 16 to any student who is in need. This is the 22nd year that members of the Bethlehem Apostolic Temple have been gathering to hand out school supplies to students in need. The program started with members donating money and items to help kids go back to school prepared. Since it's inception,...
    It's almost time to head back to the classroom, and one local church wants to send your child back in style.Free backpacks, pencils, notebooks and more will be given out free of charge on Saturday, August 16 to any student who is in need. This is the 22nd year that members of the Bethlehem Apostolic Temple have been gathering to hand out school supplies to students in need. The program started with members donating money and items to help kids go back to school prepared. Since it's inception,...
  • Bellaire Volunteer Fire Department Up and Running, But Not Without Controversy

    Bellaire Volunteer Fire Department Up and Running, But Not Without Controversy

    Friday, August 1 2014 2:59 PM EDT2014-08-01 18:59:48 GMT
    The idea of one local community bringing back their own volunteer fire department has some people in the area worried.It's official the Village of Bellaire now has their own volunteer fire department up and running... *AGAIN*
    It's official, the village of Bellaire now has their own volunteer fire department up and running again, but not without some controversy.
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  • Annual Wine Tasting to Benefit Local Animal Rescue League and Spay Neuter Clinic Scheduled

    Annual Wine Tasting to Benefit Local Animal Rescue League and Spay Neuter Clinic Scheduled

    Friday, August 1 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:47:11 GMT
    A wine tasting to benefit the Tiffany Dlesk Spay Neuter Clinic and the Marshall County Animal Rescue League will be held on Thursday, August 7 at the Artisan Center at River City in Downtown Wheeling.
    A wine tasting to benefit the Tiffany Dlesk Spay Neuter Clinic and the Marshall County Animal Rescue League will be held on Thursday, August 7 at the Artisan Center at River City in Downtown Wheeling.
  • Roaring '20's Come to Moundsville's Strand Theatre

    Roaring '20's Come to Moundsville's Strand Theatre

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-08-01 19:01:30 GMT
    The Strand Theatre will take audiences back to the "Roaring 20's" -- as it presents "Chicago, the Musical."Players went through the final dress rehearsal in Moundsville, Wednesday evening, July 30. This presentation was a special one for sponsors helping to bring the production to the Strand. Major funding for the musical came from Moundsville Pharmacy and Bordas and Bordas Law Offices.
    The Strand Theatre will take audiences back to the "Roaring 20's" -- as it presents "Chicago, the Musical."Players went through the final dress rehearsal in Moundsville, Wednesday evening, July 30. This presentation was a special one for sponsors helping to bring the production to the Strand. Major funding for the musical came from Moundsville Pharmacy and Bordas and Bordas Law Offices.
  • Drug Overdose at Moundsville Motel Ends in Child Neglect Charges

    Drug Overdose at Moundsville Motel Ends in Child Neglect Charges

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:46:38 GMT
    A 911 call reporting a drug overdose at a Moundsville motel ended with a couple being arrested on child neglect and drug charges.On Saturday night, Moundsville police responded to a motel on Lafayette Avenue after dispatch reported a 911 call for a drug overdose. Upon arrival, police say they found 35-year-old Travis Shafer, of Amma, West Virginia, who had apparently overdosed on oxycodone. EMS crews were able to revive him.Shafer refused medical treatment and police collected marijuana, seve...
    A 911 call reporting a drug overdose at a Moundsville motel ended with a couple being arrested on child neglect and drug charges.On Saturday night, Moundsville police responded to a motel on Lafayette Avenue after dispatch reported a 911 call for a drug overdose. Upon arrival, police say they found 35-year-old Travis Shafer, of Amma, West Virginia, who had apparently overdosed on oxycodone. EMS crews were able to revive him.Shafer refused medical treatment and police collected marijuana, seve...
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  • Casino General Manager Seeks Compromise on Hancock County Smoking Ban

    Casino General Manager Seeks Compromise on Hancock County Smoking Ban

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:53:23 GMT
    The Hancock County Board of Health opens its doors on Wednesday for public comments on the proposed smoking ban.Meanwhile, Mountaineer Casino and Racetrack General Manager Chris Kern sat down with WTRF to discuss how this would effect his facility. Kern says their position from the very beginning isn't just about smoking versus non smoking - the decision can impact loss of revenue, loss of jobs, and the tax structure. Kern says this will have both immediate and long term effects on the casino...
    The Hancock County Board of Health opens its doors on Wednesday for public comments on the proposed smoking ban.Meanwhile, Mountaineer Casino and Racetrack General Manager Chris Kern sat down with WTRF to discuss how this would effect his facility. Kern says their position from the very beginning isn't just about smoking versus non smoking - the decision can impact loss of revenue, loss of jobs, and the tax structure. Kern says this will have both immediate and long term effects on the casino...
  • Hancock County Smoking Ban One Step Closer to Reality

    Hancock County Smoking Ban One Step Closer to Reality

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-07-09 19:57:45 GMT
    The possibility of a smoking ban going into effect in one local county has been going on for several months now, but after a meeting on Tuesday, it looks like that ban could be arriving soon.
    The possibility of a smoking ban going into effect in one local county has been going on for several months now, but after a meeting on Tuesday, it looks like that ban could be arriving soon.
  • Congressman Attends Heated Roundtable Discussion on Gun Control in Hancock County

    Congressman Attends Heated Roundtable Discussion on Gun Control in Hancock County

    Saturday, July 5 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-05 20:33:56 GMT
    Congressman David McKinley attended a roundtable discussion on gun control in Hancock County on Thursday.Everyone from Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher, to gun owners, to sportsman club members, got involved in the heated discussion, where they covered topics from who should be allowed to carry guns to how to protect children in schools.West Virginia has the most gun owners but the lowest crime rate. That was just one of the facts McKinley brought up during the roundtable discussion. He ...
    Congressman David McKinley attended a roundtable discussion on gun control in Hancock County on Thursday.Everyone from Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher, to gun owners, to sportsman club members, got involved in the heated discussion, where they covered topics from who should be allowed to carry guns to how to protect children in schools.West Virginia has the most gun owners but the lowest crime rate. That was just one of the facts McKinley brought up during the roundtable discussion. He ...